you heard all those scary stories in the dark?
where you looked in your rearview mirror and saw
the man with the hook/claw/bones in your backseat?
think maybe i should wave this driver over to warn him?
“the thing I hate most about skeletons is you can never tell when they’re smiling.”
-stephen blackmoore, american author
as i came upon this window
all i could think of
was that i don’t know what i would do
if he suddenly broke into song as i walked by.
“she’s a hypnotist collector; you are a walking antique.”
antelope antiques, ann arbor, mi usa – fall 2018
it’s just a feeling
but i think
there may be
in the fort
under the couch.
“be yourself, whatever it is. even if it’s scary. “
where the hatchet has gone
after finding the just the outline
where it used to hang
in the shed
of their new house?
what’s the story?
let’s see –
still just wondering.